Albuquerque, NM - Collision with Injuries at 86th St & Sage Rd
Albuquerque, NM (July 13, 2020) - Paramedics were called to the scene of a car crash in Albuquerque. The collision occurred late on Sunday evening, July 12, at around 7:51 p.m. At this time, the cause of the crash is still unknown.
Two vehicles collided for unknown reasons at the intersection of 86th Street and Sage Road. At this time, the full extent of the resulting injuries has not been disclosed. Emergency personnel at the scene evaluated those injured in the crash and rendered medical aid.
An ongoing investigation into the collision is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Intersection Crashes in Albuquerque
Crossing a busy intersection is second nature for most drivers. However, whenever the paths of multiple vehicles converge, there is a risk of a severe collision. Each year, intersection collisions account for 40% of reported crashes across the country, making them the second-most commonly reported accident behind rear-end crashes. With 2.5 million intersection crashes each year, these accidents are involved in around 50% of serious crashes resulting in injuries and 20% of fatal accidents.
In the state of New Mexico, plaintiffs injured in a vehicle collision have a right to be fully compensated for injuries resulting from the actions of a negligent party. When calculating the extent of a victim’s damages, many different factors are taken into consideration, including the suffering endured by the victim and the extent of their financial damages resulting from a New Mexico car accident. Considering all these factors can be overwhelming for those trying their best to recover after a car accident.
At Will Ferguson & Associates, we believe in ensuring that the legal system remains fair, effective, and efficient. Our team of New Mexico personal injury attorneys has an ethical obligation to vigorously and competently defend your rights within the law. We will fight for your legal rights and make sure that you recover the full compensation you deserve. No crash victim should be left holding the bill for an accident caused by another’s negligence. Contact our offices today at (505) 243-5566 to discuss your case if you have been injured in a New Mexico car crash.
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